shared decision making


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shared decision making

The active involvement of patients and carers and significant others in the UK in choosing management options—e.g., eliciting utilities and preferences by discussion, through interactive CDs, etc.

Shared decision programmes may improve healthcare services, as patients
• Better understand the types of procedures available and chances of success;
• Are more confident in their choice, reducing the likelihood of a lawsuit; and
• Often choose less invasive (i.e., less expensive) procedures.
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The goal of providers and insurers should be to create a process that fosters shared decision making so that the patient is not only empowered by the information reviewed, but fully informed and aware of all benefits, risks and what to expect after the procedure.
This paper examines the degree of congruence between teachers perceived and aspired level of shared decision making and teacher self-efficacy, which is believed to be a central component in the restructuring of schooling.
If the parents at Mount Gleason Middle School are unhappy with the discipline policy at that school, they should become involved in the school's Shared Decision Making (or LEARN) Council and work to change the policy.

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